# [Tugindia] having words breaking over the pages

David Kastrup dak at gnu.org
Thu Feb 26 18:29:39 CET 2004

krishan gopal goswami <krishan_gopi at yahoo.com> writes:

> I am a normal TeX user, I am facing problem of
> hyphenated break at the end of the page, which can be
> removed by inserting \break command before the word
> which  is breaking over the pages or by having it in
> \hbox{wordbreaoverpages}, is there any solution (like
> some penalty variables such as \widowpenalty and
> \clubpenalty for widow and orphans) to protect the
> hyphenation of words at page break.
>
> I found a variable named \brokenpenalty which can be
> set to avoid hyphenation of words at page break but
> other problem arises with this is that the last line
> which was having hyphenated word break at the end,
> moves to next page, that is not right solution
> actually line should not move to next page, just only
> the last word (word breaking over pages) should either
> adjusted on same page or move to next page.

Impossible with TeX since it does the linebreaking independent of the
page breaking.

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